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Oxford Backpackers Hostel

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Lille, France
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in an 8 bed mixed dorm. The hostel staff takes care, that it is quiet in the corridors at nighttime, which I found quite comfortable after four almost sleepless nights in London. The toilets and showers were clean, the common room was a bit messy. The hostel is located close to the station and easy...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not the best hostel I have visited (dorms are quite clean and the bathooms too), but it is smelly and dark. Plus the breakfast was awful - just bread, butter, jam and some cereals. I do not like sweet breakfast so no thank you!

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Thank Pfi P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

(+) El desayuno no es nada de lo normal, además de estar mal distribuido. La zona común pese a ser amplia, le hace falta un pintado, aunque sea en las mesas. La limpieza puede ser mucho mayor. Las habitaciones debería de tener unas almohadas algo más gruesas y sobre todo vigilar el volumen de la gente que entra y sale...

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Thank Fernando L
Reviewed 10 February 2017

This is an amazing place to stay in Oxford whether for a short weekend trip or a longer stay. Location is great, it's very central and close to anything you might need including the bus and train station, shops and bars. The meadows are only a short walk from the hostel so you can easily escape the city vibe if...

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Málaga
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Hi, I have been living in this hotel during the past 7 months as a long term, I wouldn't never think time pass so fast. I came in summer to pass the summer and I saw myself sharing Christmas dinner with hostel staff. I came here after a very bad experience sharing a house with people, so I decided that...

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Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Once you push open the door to the reception, you'll first register a strange smell. The bedroom and the bathroom are not clean. The entire place is shabby and crowded. The breakfast...I know that I shouldn't complain since it is free, but it's still the worst free breakfast I have ever seen. As for the Internet, you would probably only...

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Thank Lin2250
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

It's quite good hostel, with a clean blanket and bed. The pub is quite small but fine. There are not many people when I was staying there. The breakfast is okay and the people is quite warm and welcoming.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I absolutely loved this place! Perfect location right near the bus station and train station and right in the centre of town. The bedrooms were very comfy and spacious, the bathrooms and kitchen were really clean. The common area is really comfy with people around and movie nights! The bar is a lot of fun, the staff are really friendly...

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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

On arrival the place may need a facelift, but the staff and atmosphere more than make up for it! The rooms and bathrooms are very clean and comfortable and good for a nights sleep. The kitchen is very functional and clean. The bar is so much fun, the staff get involved and are very welcoming and know how to throw...

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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Absolutely horrible hostel to stay at.... rooms,bathrooms and kitchens were dirty and the common room smelt of vomit from a party before where drugs where clearly been taking... walked past a room to hear people having sex and also had a couple in my room above me having sex, the staff are OK but not the best they spent more...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Oxford Backpackers Hostel

Address: 9A Hythe Bridge Street, Oxford OX1 2EW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Oxford
Price Range: $30 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“bring instant hot cereal if that is what you like - only cold provided”
seggerman, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms that are not on the Bridge Street side are silent at night. Bridge Street gets early morning traffic.”
michelepU4486FQ, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Don't rely on the wifi”
523tamaraw, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“some rooms are louder, if you have troubles with sleeping ask the reception for more info”
leuveen, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Bigger the dorm, the noise is more!”
EmilyTudor, 24 May 2016 | Read review
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